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South African Languages Bill Introduced in the National Assembly


Department of Arts and CultureThe South African Languages Bill has been introduced in the National Assembly.Once promulgated, amongst other things it will make provision for establishing a national language unit…

More New Geographical Names Approved


Department of Arts and CultureArts and culture minister Paul Mashatile has approved 56 new geographical names recommended by the South African Council for Geographic Names.Three of these correct the spelling…

Dutch Reformed Churches Union Act Repeal


Draft bill full text Published in GG 31160 of 13 June 2008 Year of publication 2008 Publication for comment (draft bill) Published in GG 31160 of 13 June 2008

Bible Society of South Africa Act Repeal


Draft bill full text Published in GG 31161 of 13 June 2008 Year of publication 2008 Publication for comment (draft bill) Published in GG 31161 of 13 June 2008

Cultural Laws Third Amendment


Draft bill full text Published in GG 31082 of 26 May 2008 Year of publication 2008 Publication for comment (draft bill) Published in GG 31082 of 26 May 2008

Heritage Resources: Draft Policy on Digitisation


Department of Arts and CultureThe department of arts and culture has drafted a national policy on the digitisation of heritage resources.According to version 8 of the policy document, this is…